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La Plata, UtahPhotos, maps and news from La Plata, Utah.Updated March 6, 2018.

La Plata is a ghost town on the southern end of Cache County, Utah, United States. Located in the Bear River Mountains on a small tributary of the east fork of the Little Bear River, La Plata was a short-lived silver mining boomtown in the 1890s.

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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. La plata building ruins by the mine shaft.
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La Plata, Utah | A haunting past: A photographic look at some of .... Utah State Historical Society.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. looking down on one of the remaining cabins.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. the original mine shaft.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. another cabin remains.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. tailings 2006 digital image.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. closer view of the cabin.
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Mesa Verde, Colorado - MTNMAD!!!. another Pueblo.
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Ghost Towns of Utah. .
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Piute trail/ Kimberly Utah - MTNMAD!!!. looking down on it from the mountain.
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Coal City and Consumers - MTNMAD!!!. small old building.
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La Plata, Utah. That's my grandfather, Grant V. Messerly, Sr. on .... La Plata, Utah. That's my grandfather, Grant V. Messerly, Sr..
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ghost towns | Thread: northern utah ghost towns or mining sites .... ghost towns | Thread: northern utah ghost towns or mining sites.
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La Plata Utah - MTNMAD!!!. tailings 1988.
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Park Valley Mining District - MTNMAD!!!. the mine enters in Utah, but the ore was in Idaho.
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Lakeside Mountains, Utah - MTNMAD!!!. remains of the Monarch Mine.
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Coal City and Consumers - MTNMAD!!!. huge conveyors for loading coal.
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La Plata, Utah | Mapio.net. La Plata, UT.
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Ophir Utah - MTNMAD!!!. May in the Utah mountains near Ophir.
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Piute trail/ Kimberly Utah - MTNMAD!!!. more ruins.
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The Mystery Of Utah History: 1891: A Second La Plata. 1891: A Second La Plata.
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Eureka, Utah - MTNMAD!!!. view from behind.
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Coal City and Consumers - MTNMAD!!!. remains of something.